In this section you can read all the latest news about counterfeit and substandard medicines from around Europe and the world.
PRESS RELEASE: New report ‘Patient Safety and Nanomedicines: the need for a centralised regulatory procedure’ calls to ensure patient safety through regulatory clarity
Brussels, 17 September 2020 – On World Patient Safety Day 2020, the European Alliance for Access to Safe Medicines along with several organisations launches its
EVENT: Patient safety and the implementation of the Falsified Medicines Directive in the hospital environment – 30 September – Free online meeting
Led by MEP Manuel Pizarro (S&D) this live webinar will be especially useful for hospital pharmacists and their teams across the EU. Following the entry
New scientific paper : Patient safety issues associated with the use of compounded medicines as alternatives to approved pharmaceutical products in Europe and how best practice can improve outcomes
BACKGROUND: Pharmaceutical compounding allows individuals with special requirements access to medicines. Compounding can also be used to provide cheaper alternatives to commercially produced medicines which